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This Tiny House Has More Charm Than Most Mansions

Let's just say, it spares no details.<p>Tiny house dwellers usually have to make some sacrifices, like giving up a cozy Saturday morning in front of a fireplace or a Sunday night bathtub soak. But not in the "Urban Craftsman." This small abode was built by Handcrafted Movement in a craftsman style and …

The British island at the edge of the world

To go to the shop, dentist or pub, Foula’s residents have to travel across 20 miles of open ocean. Photographer Jeff J Mitchell visited the Shetland isle to see what it’s really like.

18 Grilled Cheese Recipes That Prove Perfection Does Exist

These grilled cheese recipes are perfect. And you deserve them.<p>These grilled cheese recipes are perfect. And you deserve them.

Articles about midcentury renovation portland capitalizes nature seven doors outside on Dwell.com - Dwell

An interior designer in Portland updates a 1950s home by a celebrated local architect.<p>Custom woodwork and an open interior define a 520-square-foot backyard retreat for a busy family.<p>Architect Risa Boyer deftly redesigns the interior of this 1950 home to ensure it still feels original.<p>A …

Relish in These 27 Condiments for All Your Summer Barbecue Needs

No summer meal is complete without one of these flavor-packed condiments.<p><b>We're not above bottled ketchup and mustard.</b> We're just saying no summer meal spread is complete without the homemade relish, salsa, chimichurri, and mayo. The recipes for all these grilled-food enhancers and more are straight …

Brine, Smoke, Cure: Why You Should Be Cooking Your Veg Like Meat

Forget roasting—these techniques for brining, curing, smoking, and more will change everything you know about cooking veg.<p>Want to know the secret to complex-tasting, perfectly cooked vegetables on the grill? Use the same techniques you would for say, a steak. Sad pepper-and-onions kebabs—your days …

The BBC visits a stunning permaculture forest garden

Lloyd surprised us the other day by noting that major media outlets are getting interested in car-free cities. But that's not the only object of …

The Japanese Flower Show

This time of year, when it is cold, damp and gray outside, it’s always a pleasurable escape to visit a local flower show.<p>Recently, I attended New York City’s Japanese Flower Show featuring the wide range of cut flowers available for export from Japan to the United States. More than 300-varieties of …

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Jamaican Recipes

From chicken curry to spicy homemade hot sauce, here are Food & Wine's best Jamaican recipes.

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15 Ways to Cook Healthy-ish In 2016

In these healthy-ish times, no one better embraces the clean and simple approach to food than Jeremy Fox. Let the chef of Santa Monica’s Rustic Canyon wine bar show you how to be a better (and healthier) cook.<p>Chefs like to complicate things: recipes, techniques, their lives. <b>Jeremy Fox</b> isn’t one of …

10 Easy Pieces: Best Succulents

Are you sick of hearing that succulents are “easy” when the only thing yours do reliably is die? The solution is to get the right succulent for the …

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14 Hangover-Helping Breakfast Recipe Ideas for New Year’s Day

While your New Year’s Eve plans are pretty solid at this point (one word: parr-tay), you may be forgetting one crucial thing: a fail-proof strategy for that inevitable slow-going morning after. If you can’t resist that champagne shower on NYE, then a hangover cure in the form of a New Year’s brunch …

Hasselback Baked French Toast

Cut the french stick loaf into 3 equal pieces.<p>Cut slices into each piece around 1.5cm / 0.5" thick almost through to the base (like hasselback …

The top 10 recipes of 2015

This year has seen a wealth of great food in this town. There have been some spectacular dishes on restaurant menus — meticulously constructed grain bowls, examples of the continued prominence of vegetable cuisine, more high-end barbecue and taco experiments. In The Los Angeles Times Test Kitchen, …

5 Common Mistakes When Roasting Huge Cuts of Meat

Don't be intimidated by big cuts of meat, like pork shoulder or crown roasts. Just avoid these common mistakes and learn to cook them to perfection.<p>When it comes to show-stopping centerpieces, nothing gets jaws on the floor quite like a massive hunk of roasted meat. However, cuts like pork …

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Small Wooden House in Bavaria Is Big On Style

This small wooden house in Bavaria, Germany, was recently completed by Arnhard & Eck. The architects’ goal was to build a retreat embedded in nature, …

Architecture

4 Cream Cheese Sandwich Ideas (Crusts Optional)

We love a classic cream cheese sandwich. Here are 4 riffs to make happen.<p>You know what we'll never outgrow? Cream cheese sandwiches. We're using these four ideas as a starting point for kids' camp lunches. Heck, we're even giving the classic cream cheese-cucumber combo an upgrade (seriously, the …

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